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Moraca River

| Near Rzaca Mountain, Podgorica, Podgorica Municipality, Montenegro
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crossing the bridges in Podgorica

If you stay long in Podgorica, you will likely cross this river. It is clean running and looks... read more

Reviewed yesterday
CFEIII
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Austin, Texas
Nice views along the Morca river

Either travelling along the river or stopping and strolling aling some part- is worth the view. The... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Danny S
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Ramat Gan, Israel
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The symbol of Podgorica and also the greatest river flowing through the Capital. Its deep riverbed, large rocks and icy temperatures are just some of the main characteristics of this mountain river. On its way through the Capital, Moraca also carved out many caves. It is 113 kilometres long, and it runs from north to south, flowing into the Skadar Lake.
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  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“green water” (2 reviews)
“amazing color” (2 reviews)
“deep gorge” (2 reviews)
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| Near Rzaca Mountain, Podgorica, Podgorica Municipality, Montenegro
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Reviewed yesterday

If you stay long in Podgorica, you will likely cross this river. It is clean running and looks like a nice place to swim. If you go down to the old Bridge, you can walk on the gravel bars.

Thank CFEIII
Reviewed 6 days ago

Either travelling along the river or stopping and strolling aling some part- is worth the view. The view of the water and the surroundings is nice.

Thank Danny S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The drive along this canyon is very scenic. Stop at one of the pull-outs so that you can get good photos.

Thank Carol H
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Its a beautiful river weaving through Podgorica city, where people do sun bathing on the beach and canoeing, swimming etc. The deep gorge outside the city is worth visiting. Its really beautiful to take a walk by the river side inside the city

Thank Satyabrata
Reviewed 2 September 2017

This is my second time in Montenegro and the visit of the Moraca River Canyon and the city of Podgorica left me really great impressions!!! The city is typical Yugoslavian town, yet I like how well organized it is, how compact it is and especially...More

Thank Konstantin Z
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

In august just a little stream, not the beautiful river it can be in other times of year. Don't expect much of it in august.

Thank Remi S
Reviewed 9 August 2017

A great place to chill on a hot summer day. The Moraca is accessible for a quick swim at multiple spots in and around Podgorica. Downstream of the Capital the water can get a tad murky.

Thank StefRoh
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

There are a lot of bridges, from which you can make beautiful photos of Moraca. It's also good to swim there in a hot day (even in clothes).

Thank Елизаветта Е
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

We were on a business trip and I didn't even think about bringing my swimsuit wih me although it was summer! I strongly recommend doing the otherwise. You can spare sometime in the morning and enjoy the clean and quiet water of Moraca river.

Thank Rukiye D
Reviewed 12 July 2017

The river was low so the area where the river the flows beneath the Ribnica Bridge and joins a Moraca river was actually a pebbly beach were folk sunbathed, swam and kayaked. Didn't have swim gear with so had to pass up! Quite a scenic...More

Thank IE123456
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